provocateur

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But if we yield to the pressure of a handful of provocators, where will we go?
Provocators did throw objects at the bus and broke the windows, but people were not attacking the Parliament building or the police.
Police thanked citizens who helped localize groups of provocators among the protesters.
Tsvetanov stressed that the cabinet is stepping down to prevent further escalation of tensions with the street protests, which according to him were plagued by provocators who mar the otherwise valid requests of citizens.